Tagged: Icebergs

“And ice, mast-high, came floating by…” - Journeys to the ice

Matthew Wood Mar 29, 2010

Unlike Coleridge’s Ancient Mariner, unwillingly blown there by a tyrannous storm-blast, the modern day seafarers aboard the JOIDES Resolution traveled to the Antarctic coast very much on purpose, following many years of preparatory work to identify the best sites to drill and retrieve sediment cores from beneath the sea floor. In early January, after … Read More

Tip of the Iceberg - MacDoctor

Jim McVeagh Nov 17, 2009

Continuing on from yesterday’s post on PHO finances, I see that the Herald is running a follow up article suggesting that the wasted money in health is the “tip of the iceberg”. Maybe. But I suspect global health warming is melting it away. There is no doubt that there is excessive bureaucracy in the PHOs. Some [...] Related posts: … Read More